Facebook: Suspicious Package Tests Negative For Sarin, Dangerous SubstancesA Facebook spokesperson said there were no dangerous substances found after a hazmat situation at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park prompted evacuations.
Possible Sarin Gas Detection At Facebook Mail Facility Prompts Hazmat Response In Menlo ParkFirefighters with hazardous materials training are setting up at Facebook's shipping and receiving building in Menlo Park after crews operating a security machine detected the possible presence of sarin gas.
Menlo Park Gym Owner Arrested For Alleged Sex Crimes With Teen GirlThe owner of a Menlo Park boxing gym has been arrested on suspicion of sex crimes involving a minor after a teenage girl came forward last week to report that her personal trainer assaulted her.
Driver Arrested For DUI After Fiery Menlo Park Crash Injures 3The driver in an early Sunday morning collision that caused another vehicle to catch fire and injured three of its occupants was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, Menlo Park police said.
Menlo Park Mother Pleads Guilty In College Admissions SchemeA Menlo Park mother pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Boston to a fraud conspiracy in which she admitted paying $15,000 for cheating on a college entrance exam for her son.
Menlo Park Parent Pleads Guilty In College Admissions ScandalA Menlo Park father pleaded guilty in federal court in Boston Wednesday to a charge of fraud conspiracy in a college admissions cheating scandal.
'Scientists Like To Tinker' - Radioactive Material Safely Removed From San Carlos HomeState officials on Friday partially catalogued and removed radioactive material found in a shed behind a vacant San Carlos home, fire officials said.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Vandalizing Cars, Yelling Racial Epithets In Menlo ParkA 34-year-old San Diego man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly vandalizing several vehicles in Menlo Park, shouting racial epithets at a man who intervened and then threatened and struggled against officers who detained him, prosecutors said.
Activists Hold Earth Day Protest To Save Redwood Trees In Downtown Menlo ParkA group of local activists has once again called attention to a cluster of redwood trees in Menlo Park, holding an Earth Day protest Monday as a last-ditch effort to try to block the plan to cut them down.
New Study Shows Millions Of 'Micro Quakes' Constantly Shaking Bay AreaA new seismological study from the U.S. Geological Survey that could be described as the opposite of earthshaking indicates that there are millions of minuscule quakes happening in the Bay Area that were undetectable until now.
Menlo Park Man Arrested After Firing Gun In Home With Toddlers InsideA 33-year-old man was arrested Monday after allegedly firing his gun in a home in unincorporated Menlo Park where two young toddlers were in the next room over.